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Christine Wiseman

Bar Lab
Beverage Director
Christine Wiseman, Beverage Director of Bar Lab, which includes Broken Shaker, Hoja, Margot Natural Wine Bar, and MaryGold's, has been immersed in the hospitality industry for over 20 years. Starting as a chef, she worked her way up to Director of Training for back of the house. It was at this point that Christine craved a change and found herself behind the bar. During her bartending career, Wiseman found great success and worldwide recognition working in acclaimed bars & restaurants such as Virtue Feed & Grain, Ink, La Descarga and leading the irreverent and always innovative beverage programs at Breakroom 86 and finally landing at Broken Shaker LA where she led the bar to Top 4 Best New Cocktail Bar and Top 4 Best Hotel Bar. Christine has earned the distinct honor of being a semi-finalist for American Bartender of The Year (2018 and 2019, Spirited Award) and a finalist for American Bartender of the Year 2020 and 2022 and has been featured in Food & Wine Magazine, Thrillist National, GQ Magazine and Punch and was featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live.